Coronado National Memorial (NRIS 66000168)

Address: 30 mi. SW of Bisbee, Bisbee, Arizona. County/parish: Cochise.

Park name: Coronado.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places October 15, 1966.

From Wikipedia:

Coronado National Memorial

The Coronado National Memorial commemorates the first organized expedition into the Southwest by conquistador Francisco Vásquez de Coronado. The memorial is located in a natural setting on the international border on the southeast flank of the Huachuca Mountains south of Sierra Vista, Arizona. The memorial confirms the ties that bind the United States and Mexico.

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Architects:

  • Unknown

Architectural styles:

  • No Style Listed

Significant persons associated with this site:

  • Vasquez de Coronado, Francisco

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/66000168

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